ERA-NET under Horizon 2020 is a funding instrument designed to support public-public partnerships in their
The instruments mainly 'tops-up' funding for single joint calls and transnational actions.
The focus of ERA-NET has shifted from funding networks to 'topping-up' funding of single joint-calls for transnational research and innovation. This is done in selected areas with high European added-value and Horizon 2020 relevance.
ERA-NET under Horizon 2020 merges the former ERA-NET and ERA-NET Plus into a single financial instrument with the central compulsory element of implementing one substantial call with top-up funding from the Commission.
This aims to increase substantially the share of funding that Member States dedicate jointly to challenge driven research and innovation agendas.
Read more about ERA-NET under previous research and innovation fudnding programmes.
General Annexes to the Horizon 2020 Work Programme (includes description of ERA-NET Cofund and specific eligibility conditions and evaluation criteria)
Model Grant Agreement: Horizon 2020 ERA NET Cofund A dedicated Model Grant Agreement has been designed for ERA-NET Cofund. It includes specific Annexes for the financial forms, a form for the commitment on availability of funds and model for the statement on the use of the previous pre-financing instalment.
Annotated Model Grant Agreement - Horizon 2020 ERA-Net Cofund